OLYMPIC CHANNEL VIDEO:
AGAINST ALL ODDS EPISODE 1: ENHAMED
Enhamed is a swimmer from Spain. As he is visually impaired, people around him have been telling him that it is impossible, as there are limitations. However, Enhamed believes that potential is greater than what is normally believed or perceived.
AGAINST ALL ODDS EPISODE 2: SCHUFFENHAUER
Bill had a trouble childhood. Due to his his grandmother’s influence, he went to school and participated in track and field. However, his dream as a track and field athlete ended with a bad ankle injury. Undeterred, Bill pushed on and eventually won a Silver Medal.
AGAINST ALL ODDS EPISODE 3: FIJI’S GOLD MEDALLIST JERRY TUWAI
Jerry Tuwai grew up in a poor shanty in Fiji playing rugby with plastic bottles. He went on to win the first Olympic medal for his country.
AGAINST ALL ODDS EPISODE 4: PETRA MADJIC AND THE MIRACLE OF VANCOUVER
Despite four broken ribs and a punctured lung, the Slovenian Snow Queen overcame the pain to win cross-country skiing bronze in Vancouver.
AGAINST ALL ODDS EPISODE 5: OSCAR FIGUEROA - A COLOMBIAN HERO'S FINAL SALVATION
After a serious injury derailed his previous medal hopes, Oscar Figueroa put in all on the mat with one final attempt for gold in Rio 2016.
AGAINST ALL ODDS EPISODE 6: SANTIAGO LANGE - BEATS CANCER THEN WINS OLYMPIC GOLD
Argentine sailor and six-time Olympian Santiago Lange lost half a lung to cancer, but still went on to win his first gold in Rio.